Press August 2016

27 august2016-17 Team Profile: Khimki Moscow Region

The 2015-16 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season had all the makings of a memorable one for Khimki Moscow Region, but also one with ups and downs that saw the team come a win away from reaching the playoffs.

26 augustKhimki strengthens lineup with high-flyer Carter

Khimki Moscow Region fortified its roster with the signing of veteran swingman Justin Carter for the coming season.

24 augustKhimki agrees with EJ Rowland

Guard EJ Rowland switched 7DAYS Eurocup sides on Wednesday when Khimki Moscow Region announed that the player has joined the team.

22 augustUnion Olimpija announces Devin Oliver

Union Olimpija Ljubljana started the week with the addition of forward Devin Oliver for the next season. Oliver (2.04 meters, 24 years old) arrives from Rouen of France, where last season he averaged 9.9 points and 6.7 rebounds in the French League. Oliver played college bacll at University of Dayton and after that he continued his career in Europe, having played in Belgium, Israel and France.

22 augustMZT Skopje Aerodrom adds Thames

MZT Skopje Aerodrom added a new name this weekend to the long list of reinforcements for the upcoming season, as the club announced the addition of guard Xavier Thames for the next two campaigns.

22 augustThompson: It was worth every minute of sacrifice

Klay Thompson on Sunday added a special piece of silverware to his trophy cabinet as the USA cruised past Serbia, 96-66, in the Gold Medal Game of the Olympic Basketball Tournament.

22 augustRussia welcome back Mozgov but lose Fridzon

With less than two weeks remaining until the curtain rises on the FIBA EuroBasket 2017 Qualifiers, Russia head coach Sergey Bazarevich barely had time to rejoice at star center Timofey Mozgov’s injury turning out to be not serious, before receiving news that he might have to modify his game plans anyway because of the potential absence of another key player.

22 augustUSA beat Serbia to take third gold medal in a row

The USA won the Olympic Basketball Tournament for the third consecutive time by beating Serbia, 96-66, in Sunday's Gold Medal Game at Carioca Arena 1.

19 augustBayern Munich adds depth with veteran King

FC Bayern Munich brought back a familiar and friendly face to the team, by signing veteran forward Alex King to a one-year deal with an option for another season, club announced on Friday.

16 augustBarcelona pens Koponen to thee-year deal

FC Barcelona Lassa will reunite Petteri Koponen with his Khimki Moscow Region backcourt partner Tyrese Rice after signing the former to a three-year deal.